Ahmad's victory over Hayatou will give
ESPN FC (blog)Ahmad's victory over Hayatou will give Nigerian football a bigger voiceESPN FC (blog)On Thursday in Ethiopia, little known Madagascan Ahmad Ahmad defeated incumbent Issa Hayatou in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) elections to end the Cameroonian's 29-year stranglehold on African football. Two men who publicly put their ...and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 1:33 am
Nigeria: Health Minister Calls for Urgent
Nigeria: Health Minister Calls for Urgent Meeting Over Sprite, Fanta CrisisAllAfrica.comThe Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has weighed in on the controversy surrounding the health implications of Fanta and Sprite drinks produced in Nigeria. Mr. Adewole directed the National Agency for Food Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC, ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:49 pm
Nigeria: World Bank Says Nigeria Will Soon
AllAfrica.comNigeria: World Bank Says Nigeria Will Soon Recover From Economic RecessionAllAfrica.comMrs Eme Essien-Lore, Country Manager in Nigeria, International Finance Corporation, a member of the group, made the observation in an interview with journalsits in Lagos on Thursday. "In our perspective and with the numbers that we have seen coming ...World Bank says Nigeria is getting out of recession soonNAIJ.COMall 4 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:43 pm
Take charge now, Nigeria, APC is plunging,
Premium TimesTake charge now, Nigeria, APC is plunging, El-Rufai tells BuhariPremium TimesThe Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, in a rare memo to Muhammadu Buhari, has told the Nigerian President how bad the nation was faring under his watch, how the president's policies, actions and in-actions have contributed to the nation's woes, ...Nigeria's Buhari marks return by attending council meetingReutersNigeria: Buhari Orders Release of More Paris London Clubs Debt Refund to StatesAllAfrica.comNigeria's Buhari Chairs First Cabinet Meeting After ReturnU.S. News & World ReportNew Pittsburgh Courierall 116 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 9:04 pm
Nigeria: When complacency leads to
VanguardNigeria: When complacency leads to destructionVanguardSame applies to a nation that experiences repeated cycles of issues like we have in Nigeria. In the traditional past, when problems persist in the life of an individual or community, the parents or elders as the case may be, ask questions from their ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 7:02 pm
Significance Of Ban Ki-Moon’s Visit To
What do you think are the implications of Ban Ki- Moon visit to Nigeria? If you look at Nigeria in the West African sub-region, you will discover that Nigeria is playing a political and economic hegemony in the sub-region. Most importantly, in the last ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:05 am
Nigeria marks 500 days since kidnap of
A candlelit vigil is held in Nigeria’s capital city Abuja on Thursday, to mark the 500 day anniversary of the kidnap of over 270 Chibok schoolgirls by Boko Haram. Over 50 girls have escaped from the Islamist militant group since the kidnapping which took ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:31 am
How Nigeria’s university system fails in
In the wake of the expressed resolve of the Muhammadu Buhari led federal government to make public institutions more accountable and responsive to the needs of society, stakeholders are pointing out how Nigeria’s university system falls grossly short ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:03 am
Selling petrol above regulated price has
An expose has uncovered that the Nigerian fuel price is being sold above the market price of 87 naira. PHOTO: Wikipedia A CNBC Africa exposé has uncovered that Nigerian fuel is being sold above the market price of 87 naira/l or US44c, with many petrol ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:36 am
Nigeria’s D’Tigers In Afrobasket Semi
Nigeria has qualified for the semi-final of the ongoing FIBA Africa Basketball championship in Tunisia after a dominant 88-64 points victory over Gabon in the quarter finals. Nigeria will now face Senegal in the Semi Final, a step away from winning a ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:15 am